Mike Yastrzemski's Hitting is Expected to Not Be Enough to Pull the Visiting Giants Over the Cardinals

Tue, Sep 3, 2019 | Emma Botos


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September 3, 2019 -- The Giants has an estimated 71.92% likelihood to lose to the Cardinals based on our model.

On the mound for the Giants will be Dereck Rodriguez matched up against Jack Flaherty. The Snoozle model estimates the Giants pitcher will have an outing for 6.449 innings, allowing 2.754 earned runs, with 2.980 walks. The Cardinals starting hurler is predicted to throw for 23.365 outs, allow 1.549 earned runs, and a 0.054 probability of a complete game.

Sluggers Mike Yastrzemski from the Giants and Marcell Ozuna from the Cardinals will lead the their teams from the batter's box. Based on the Snoozle MLB model, Mike Yastrzemski is predicted to bat for 0.223 with 0.466 RBIs and 0.493 runs scored. The Cardinals's Marcell Ozuna is estimated to score 0.656 runs, 0.745 RBIs and have a 0.345 OBP.

There is no best value for Giants +230 at Cardinals -260 matchup based on our model's game predictions. With a predicted 59.32% likelihood and -120 odds at 8.5 runs, the under line is the best value.

Posted at Tue, September 3, 2019 13:03:16 UTC